On the upper platform of the blast furnaces of Völklinger Hütte
The Völklinger Hütte is a UNESCO world heritage site in Germany. It's located in the western part of the country near the french border. Today it's a museum which is open to the public and showcases the process of making iron at an industrial scale.
Auf einem der Cowper (Winderhitzer) von Hochofen 6 befindet sich in 45 m Höhe eine Aussichtsplattform...
Das Hochofenbüro liegt direkt unter dem Schrägaufzug, über den die Hängebahnwagen die Rohstoffe zu de...
Der Aufnahmestandort dieses Panoramas liegt neben dem Triebwerksraum des Schrägaufzugs. In nördlicher...
Germany? Before the beginning there was Ginnungagap, an empty space of nothingness, filled with pure creative power. (Sort of like the inside of my head.)
And it ends with Ragnarok, the twilight of the Gods. In between is much fighting, betrayal and romance. Just as a good Godly story should be.
Heroes have their own graveyard called Valhalla. Unfortunately we cannot show you a panorama of it at this time, nor of the lovely Valkyries who are its escort service.
Hail Odin, wandering God wielding wisdom and wand! Hail Freya, hail Tyr, hail Thor!
But it is to the mighty Thor that the Hammering Man gives service.
Between the time of the Nordic old ones and that of modern Frankfort there may have been a T.Rex or two on the scene. At least some mastodons for sure came through for lunch, then fell into tar pits to become fossils for us to find.
And there we must leave you, O my most pure and holy children.
Text by Steve Smith.